Our programs are differentiated by design to enable leaders, teams, and organizations to step up and thrive.

  • Key components include:

    • Tools and frameworks to apply to business challenges back at work
    • Action learning to apply via projects, many at your own firm
    • Instruction from both award-winning Carlson thought leaders and sitting industry executives
    • Opportunities for networking and peer-to-peer learning

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    Conveniently Located in the Heart of Minneapolis

    Explore the confluence of business, culture, and education. Minnesota is home to 17 Fortune 500 corporations and thousands of small to mid-size companies, many of which are Carlson School partners.

  • Minnesuing Acres Executive Retreat Lodge and Meeting Center

    Secluded Northwoods Executive Retreat

    Focus on your future when you learn and network at our secluded Northwoods retreat. Ditch your day-to-day distractions, because Minnesuing Acres is the ideal backdrop for intensive learning.

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    Minneapolis-St. Paul: Beautifully Connected

    The University of Minnesota sits on the banks of the Mississippi River in the heart of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area. Light Rail connects campus to both downtown business districts, as well as the airport.


  • Faculty

    The Carlson Executive Education Faculty are distinguished, experienced experts in their fields. They have extensive experience working with executives and organizations across the globe.  Learn More

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  • About Carlson School

    At the Carlson School of Management, we share a commitment to imagination, engagement, and ambition. Based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, housed in the University of Minnesota, the Carlson School is a leader in business education and research.

    Our approach connects students to unique experiential learning opportunities, dynamic international education programs, and to a vibrant network of businesses throughout the state and beyond.

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